Scotland’s Green Bond

Posted on November 13th, 2014

Scottish Renewables recently announced its blueprint for the 2015 UK General Election and included within was a proposal for a “Green Bond” which would allow the public to invest in renewable energy technology. They claim that a decent return on … Continue reading

Working together to achieve our goals

Posted on November 6th, 2014

Last week it was announced that the European Union has set a new target for reduction of greenhouse gas emissions by at least 40% by 2030. This was agreed by all member states including us here in the UK. This … Continue reading

Renewable Energy in Scotland continues to grow

Posted on October 15th, 2014

A 20% increase in electricity generated from wind and a 50% increase in hydro generation, renewable energy’s two most advanced technologies, in 2013 has meant that overall electricity generation from renewable sources in Scotland has risen once again, up 30% … Continue reading

Renewable Energy receives a welcome boost

Posted on October 9th, 2014

The new UK Renewable Energy fund received a boost when it was announced that the overall subsidy has been increased by £95m to £300m. Much of this is being targeted at the less commercial arm of renewable energy including offshore … Continue reading

The Economic and Social arguments for Renewable Energy

Posted on September 17th, 2014

REthinking Energy, a new report from the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) has stated that an increase in the adoption of renewable energy technologies is the most feasible method in reducing carbon emissions and avoiding potentially catastrophic climate change. The … Continue reading

Renewable Energy Innovations

Posted on August 29th, 2014

In a world with souring populations and evolving technology the need for reliable energy sources continues to grow. However the environmental impact of producing this energy through traditional methods has led us to seek out varied renewable sources in order … Continue reading